Full-Time

Network Systems Engineer

Posted on 6/13/2024

Arista Networks

Arista Networks

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides cloud networking and AI-driven solutions

Data & Analytics
Hardware

Senior

Denver, CO, USA

Required Skills
TCP/IP
Python
Sales
Ansible
Requirements
  • Network Industry Certification preferred, such as ACE-L4, ACE-L6, ACE-L7, and others
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in L2/L3 networking design and implementation with a focus on Data Center, Campus, and Wi-Fi solutions
  • Expert-level experience with routing and switching, including L2/L3 protocols, as well as overlay technologies such as VxLAN
  • Proven work experience as a Sales Engineer, Solutions Architect, Pre-Sales SE, or Network Consulting Engineer is preferred
  • Expert knowledge in Ethernet, RSTP/MSTP, VLANs, IP Routing, TCP/IP, OSPF, BGP, eBGP, VxLAN, Multicast, Spanning Tree, and QoS
  • Good understanding of the competitor technology landscape, specifically Cisco and Juniper
  • Expert-level knowledge of the industry-standard Command Line Interface (CLI)
  • Experience with Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Function Virtualization (NFV) is highly desired
  • Previous experience building network automation using Python and Ansible is highly desired
  • Strong writing skills and ability to create informative white papers on technology and products is highly desired
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with Arista Account Managers to understand clients and conduct network architectural reviews
  • Present Arista's networking solutions and conduct hands-on testing of network setups
  • Provide design guidelines and recommendations to enhance network performance
  • Collaborate with sales team on RFP/RFQ responses and provide customer feedback
  • Represent Arista at industry events and conferences
  • Stay updated on networking technology trends and advancements
  • Author white papers on Arista technology and products

Arista Networks specializes in data-driven cloud networking for large data center, campus, and routing environments, offering platforms that provide availability, agility, automation, analytics, and security through an advanced network operating stack. Their main technologies include cloud networking, distributed control plane, and AI-driven network identity.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$359.4M

Headquarters

Santa Clara, California

Founded

2004

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

12%

2 year growth

30%
INACTIVE